Migraines can raise the risk of an irregular heartbeat
Researchers at the University of South Carolina said the raised risk may be down to problems with the autonomic nervous system, which control the heart and blood vessels. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Migraine with Aura Tied to Higher Afib Risk (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Could migraine with aura be embolic TIA? (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - November 14, 2018 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Naomi Breslau, Who Studied Post-Traumatic Stress, Dies at 86
She also investigated links between various disorders, like depression and smoking, and suggested that migraines could cause mental problems — and vice versa. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - November 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: KATHARINE Q. SEELYE Tags: Breslau, Naomi Deaths (Obituaries) Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Smoking and Tobacco Michigan State University Source Type: news

Lilly Submits New Drug Application to the FDA for Lasmiditan for Acute Treatment of Migraine, Receives Breakthrough Therapy Designation for Emgality(TM) (galcanezumab-gnlm) for Prevention of Episodic Cluster Headache
Lilly also plans to submit a supplemental Biologics License Application (sBLA) to the FDA for Emgality for the preventive treatment of episodic cluster headache by the end of the year, reflecting its commitment to disabling headache disorders INDIANAPOL... Biopharmaceuticals, Neurology, FDA Eli Lilly, lasmiditan, migraine, Emgality, galcanezumab-gnlm (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - November 14, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Lilly Submits New Drug Application to the FDA for Lasmiditan for Acute Treatment of Migraine
INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) has announced the submission of a New Drug Application (NDA) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for lasmiditan for the acute treatment of migraine with or... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications - November 14, 2018 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

UCI researchers discover molecular mechanisms of an African folk medicine
(University of California - Irvine) Researchers in the Department of Physiology& Biophysics at the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine have discovered the molecular basis for therapeutic actions of an African folk medicine used to treat a variety of illnesses and disorders including diabetes, pain, headaches, paralysis and epilepsy. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - November 14, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

ASK THE GP: Why does using a mobile phone give me headaches?
The Daily Mail's resident doctor answers your personal concerns in his weekly Good Health column. Today, he details the warning signs of electro-hypersensitivity. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

U.S. Regulators Snip Red Tape for Medical Devices to Curb Opioid Crisis U.S. Regulators Snip Red Tape for Medical Devices to Curb Opioid Crisis
Laura Perryman expected her medical company, Stimwave Technologies Inc, would have to wait several years for its painkilling device to win U.S. approval as a treatment for chronic migraines.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines)
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines - November 12, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Mother who lost an eye to cancer after side-lining her health
Janna Clark, 36, of Harold Wood, Essex, had dismissed her symptoms of tiredness, headaches, and blurred vision down to stress. Surgeons had to remove her eye because of the tumour inside. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Camilla Cabello Tweets Ariana Grande About How Ponytails Can Hurt
Here is what happens when you have ponytail pain or a ponytail headache. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - November 10, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

U.S. regulators snip red tape for medical devices to curb opioid crisis
Laura Perryman expected her medical company, Stimwave Technologies Inc, would have to wait several years for its painkilling device to win U.S. approval as a treatment for chronic migraines. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

High blood pressure - do you sleep like this? Dr Ranj reveals the sleep warning signs
HIGH blood pressure symptoms can be difficult to spot, but include headaches, chest pain and blurred vision. You could also be at risk of hypertension signs if you sleep like this. Dr Ranj reveals the sleep condition to be aware of on ITV ’s This Morning. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency: Headaches are one of the symptoms of a lack of B12
VITAMIN B12 deficiency has various symptoms, which often develop gradually. If you suffer from headaches, it could be a sign of a lack of vitamin B12. Here ’s what to look out for. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Migraine Headache in Children
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Source: eMedicineHealth.com - November 8, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Migraine Headache FAQs
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Source: eMedicineHealth.com - November 8, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

The Critical Role EMS Plays in Fighting the Flu
Influenza has been impacting public health on a global scale since the beginning of recorded history. Influenza, also known as the “flu,” has numerous organizations committed to public health research, developing vaccines, and educating best practices preparing for the upcoming flu season. By gaining an understanding of the flu through history, virology, and how it impacts our society, we can have a better appreciation for the commitment that’s involved with combating the flu. What Is Influenza (and What’s Not)? The eyes of an epidemiologist can twitch for a variety of reasons, one of them being whe...
Source: JEMS Operations - November 8, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Morgan K. Anderson, MPH Tags: Exclusive Articles Operations Source Type: news

Potential factors influencing recovery from concussion in collegiate student-athletes - Harvey KP, Hall EE, Patel K, Barnes KP, Ketcham CJ.
BackgroundFactors including sex, previous diagnosis of migraines, previous diagnosis of Attention Deficit Disorder/Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, and a history of concussion may influence the length of recovery from concussion in collegiate stud... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 6, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Why going to the dentist can help you sleep better: From snoring to morning headaches
Dr Aditi Desai, president of the British Society of Dental Sleep Medicine, explains how dental and oral problems can cause a series of common health complaints. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pharma ’s Latest Headache: Including Drug Prices in TV Ads
Drug companies, which have learned to live with advertisements calling out a litany of possible side effects for their drugs, may want to take a couple of aspirin. (Source: PharmaManufacturing.com)
Source: PharmaManufacturing.com - November 5, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Alimta-Related Skin Reactions with and Without Oral Steroids
This study supports the use of intravenous dexamethasone 10 mg before pemetrexed infusion in place of three days of oral dexamethasone 4 mg twice daily at UNMCCC,” the authors wrote. The post Alimta-Related Skin Reactions with and Without Oral Steroids appeared first on Mesothelioma Center - Vital Services for Cancer Patients & Families. (Source: Asbestos and Mesothelioma News)
Source: Asbestos and Mesothelioma News - November 5, 2018 Category: Environmental Health Authors: Matt Mauney Source Type: news

Flu warning: How to prevent the deadly flu virus this winter - Dr Ranj reveals
FLU symptoms include headaches, sore throats, feeling very tired, and being sick. As the cold winter weather approaches, Dr Ranj Singh reveals the best ways to prevent infection from the deadly flu virus - are you at risk? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

An organic compound found in chrysanthemums can control the rosy apple aphid
(Natural News) A study published in Biological Agriculture & Horticulture tells of how pyrethrins, natural compounds found in chrysanthemums, effectively kill rosy apple aphids, providing organic farmers with additional means to control the pests and to prevent them from becoming an even worse problem. Rosy apple aphids can be a significant headache for organic apple... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Health Tip: When Kids Drink Coffee
-- Caffeine is a stimulant that is found naturally in some foods and is added to others. It can trigger a fast heartbeat, headache, digestive problems, high blood pressure, moodiness and insomnia, the National Safety Council says. Children may wind... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - November 2, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

How Smart are Your Design Inputs?
Design inputs, and design controls in general can be challenging to get right, according to Jessica Lyons, a customer success expert at Greenlight Guru. "There's almost an art to it.  I find that most of the people I talk to struggle the most with how to define user needs and design inputs," Lyons told MD+DI. "They tend to fall into two camps - those who over specify their inputs and those whose inputs feel more like user needs. It's a very important distinction." Lyons spoke at MD&M Minneapolis about the importance of design inputs and shared some tip...
Source: MDDI - November 1, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Amanda Pedersen Tags: MD & M Minneapolis R Design Source Type: news

30 Under 30: Sarah Tanveer
Cochrane is made up of  11,000 members and over 35,000 supporters come from more than 130 countries, worldwide. Our volunteers and contributors are researchers, health professionals, patients, carers, people passionate about improving health outcomes for everyone, everywhere.Cochrane is an incredible community of people who all play their part in improving health and healthcare globally. We believe that by putting trusted evidence at the heart of health decisions we can achieve a world of improved health for all.  Many  of our contributors are young people working with Coch...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - November 1, 2018 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Nearly 200 UCLA volunteers treat the uninsured at the annual Care Harbor free clinic
When Andre Buchanan was 12, he fell from a tree and destroyed a front tooth. Although a dentist fixed the tooth at the time, it deteriorated over the many years since and  two years ago the now adult Buchanan had only a nub for a tooth.Each year at family events, his mother would nag him about the tooth. “Boy,” she’d tell him, “you ain’t fixed that tooth yet?’”Then Andre heard about the annual Care Harbor clinic in downtown Los Angeles that provides free health, dental and eye care to people who don ’t have access to it. He emerged with a perfect new tooth that he p...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - November 1, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Best supplements for high blood pressure - 2p a day capsules could prevent hypertension
SUPPLEMENTS could be used to lower the risk of high blood pressure symptoms, including chest pain, dizziness, and severe headaches. Add these cheap capsules to your daily diet to lower your chances of hypertension signs. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mother, 39, discovers she has an incurable brain tumour
Isabel Morison, a music teacher from Aughton, Merseyside, originally put her headaches down to cervical spondylosis - but was given devastating news in late 2017. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Health Tip: Understanding Migraines
-- Some 39 million men, women and children in the United States and 1 billion people worldwide have migraines, the Migraine Research Foundation says. Nine of 10 people aren't able to work during a migraine, the foundation adds. Here are some... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 29, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Health Tip: Understanding Migraines
Title: Health Tip: Understanding MigrainesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/29/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/29/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Migraine General)
Source: MedicineNet Migraine General - October 29, 2018 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

High blood pressure warning - do you hear this sound? Signs of hypertension in your EARS
HIGH blood pressure symptoms include chest pain, dizziness and severe headaches. But you could also be at risk of hypertension signs if you hear this noise in your ears. Are you at risk? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Erenumab for Migraine: Results Published Erenumab for Migraine: Results Published
Results for the phase 3 LIBERTY trial of the first approved migraine treatment targeting the CGRP receptor have been published.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Mother, 34, is left with a HOLE in her face after using sunbeds for almost a DECADE
Carrie Doles, 34, from Chicago, Illinois, has been left with face paralysis and crippling headaches after having surgery for skin cancer she was diagnosed with at 26, caused by years of using sunbeds. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Your risk of a heart attack could increase as it gets colder, study says
The weather is believed to influence your health in a number of ways. Seasonal affective disorder affects people when seasons change. Those with arthritis say that decreases in air pressure and temperature increase joint pain. Weather changes can be triggers for people that suffer from migraines. Thunderstorms can lead to asthma attacks. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - October 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency: Common signs of ‘sneaky’ condition - and best foods to prevent it
VITAMIN B12 deficiency symptoms develop slowly, and tend to get worse without treatment. These are the most common warning signs that you need to eat more B12 foods, including headaches and weight loss, and the best dietary sources of B12. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Blast-induced brain injury in rats leads to transient vestibulomotor deficits and persistent orofacial pain - Studlack PE, Keledjian K, Farooq T, Akintola T, Gerzanich V, Simard JM, Keller A.
Blast-induced traumatic  brain injury (blast-TBI) is associated with vestibulomotor dysfunction, persistent post-traumatic headaches and post-traumatic stress disorder, requiring extensive treatments and reducing quality-of-life. Treatment and prevention ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 24, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

CBT for Insomnia to Reduce Chronic Migraine CBT for Insomnia to Reduce Chronic Migraine
Do behavioral interventions for insomnia decrease migraine frequency?Headache (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Sporting: Dale Earnhardt Jr.: Bringing Concussions Out of the Darkness
I used to hide my suffering. But I ’ ve learned that brain injuries don ’ t have to be permanent. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: DALE EARNHARDT JR. Tags: Concussions Athletics and Sports Sports Injuries Automobile Racing Headaches National Assn of Stock Car Auto Racing NBC Sports Network University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Earnhardt, Dale Jr Source Type: news

Cold and flu: The drink that could treat your sore throat and headache - Dr Chris reveals
FLU and cold viruses can cause coughs, sore throats and runny noses this winter. But, you could help to speed up your recovery and treatment process by adding this drink to your daily diet, reveals ITV This Morning ’s Dr Chris Steele. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to improve your posture while sitting
(Natural News) Bad posture leads to a plethora of major health problems. We don’t realize it, but assuming unhealthy positions for extended periods of time can cause breathing difficulties, make us more prone to headaches, and even affect the way our hormones are produced. Modern life may be more convenient — but it’s slowly killing... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Junk food is as addictive as DRUGS, study finds
A new University of Michigan study has found that cutting down on junk food such as pizza and chips can cause withdrawal symptoms such as headaches, mood swings and cravings. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Seurat Therapeutics gets $500K for its migraine-fighting nasal spray
A Chicago-based medical startup that wants to stop migraines using a nasal spray received more funding this week to continue its research. Seurat Therapeutics, a biotech startup founded within the University of Chicago, received a $500,000 grant from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. The funding will help the startup continue testing its product, a nasal spray that aims to stop the cause of migraines. The funding comes after the company raised $750,000 in seed funding… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - October 19, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tatiana Walk-Morris Source Type: news

Seurat Therapeutics gets $500K for its migraine-fighting nasal spray
A Chicago-based medical startup that wants to stop migraines using a nasal spray received more funding this week to continue its research. Seurat Therapeutics, a biotech startup founded within the University of Chicago, received a $500,000 grant from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. The funding will help the startup continue testing its product, a nasal spray that aims to stop the cause of migraines. The funding comes after the company raised $750,000 in seed funding… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 19, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Tatiana Walk-Morris Source Type: news

Working Cow Homemade, Inc. Expands Recall of Ice Cream Products Because of Possible Health Risk
Working Cow Homemade, Inc. of St. Petersburg, FL is expanding its voluntary recall to include all ice cream manufactured from August 29, 2017 – October 11, 2018, because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only shor t-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, Listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women. Th...
Source: Food and Drug Administration - October 19, 2018 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

AHA: Hospital Exec Saved at Very Facility Where He's Worked for Decades
FRIDAY, Oct. 19, 2018 (American Heart Association) -- Gerard Blaney figured his excruciating headache was simply due to a combination of too much stress and too little food. It was budget season at Einstein Healthcare Network in Philadelphia, and as... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 19, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Father, 29, diagnosed with a terminal brain tumour after suffering aching testicles
Jack Donovan, 29, from Pentwyn, Cardiff, made numerous trips to A&E where he complained of the seemingly unrelated symptoms acid reflux, headaches and testicular pain. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Express Scripts Oks coverage for migraine drugs by Amgen and Lilly — but not Teva
One of the largest prescription benefit managers has decided into include coverage for the recently approved migraine medications developed by Amgen and Eli Lilly. (Source: PharmaManufacturing.com)
Source: PharmaManufacturing.com - October 17, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Express Scripts covers Amgen, Lilly migraine drugs, excludes Teva
Express Scripts Holding Co, one of the largest U.S. prescription benefits managers, will cover new migraine drugs from Eli Lilly and Amgen Inc, but exclude a rival medication from Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd after price negotiations with all three manufacturers. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Making Injection Molding More Efficient
When it comes to injection molding, traditional manufacturing methods involve a very calculated process that requires molders to re-validate parts every time a mold is going to run in a different machine. This has become a major design headache for device makers, especially for those creating high-precision devices. This re-validation requirement was costing device manufacturers millions of dollars every year and would often lead to weeks or even months of machine downtime. This would often result in lost revenues for both the molders and original equipment manufacturers. That is until recently, when a group of medical dev...
Source: MDDI - October 17, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Kristopher Sturgis Tags: MD & M Minneapolis Molding Source Type: news

Express Scripts covers Amgen, Lilly migraine drugs, excludes Teva
Express Scripts Holding Co, one of the largest U.S. prescription benefits managers, will cover new migraine drugs from Eli Lilly and Amgen Inc, but exclude a rival medication from Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd after price negotiations with all three manufacturers. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news